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Photograph - 'The Stormy Petrel' Yacht, First Prize Adelaide Exhibition, 1901, by A.J. Campbell, Phillip Island, Victoria, circa 1901 Image Reg. No: MM 70128

The image won A.J. Campbell the First Prize at the Adelaide Exhibition in 1901. It was taken by A.J Campbell on a Mutton- Bird Egging trip to Phillip Island in November 1896. From a photograph album containing 181 black & white and sepia toned photographs taken by Archibald James Campbell, ornithologist, during field trips to various parts of Australia. One of two albums covering these trips [see also HT 15824].
Description Of Content:
Two boats offshore. The one on the left has its sails unfurled while the one on the right does not.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum Victoria Natural Science
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 140 mm (Height), 203 mm (Width)

More information

Tagged with: expeditions, sailing boats
Themes this item is part of: A.J. Campbell Collection, Archibald James Campbell, Naturalist (1853-1929), Images & Image Making Collection, Leisure Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, Transport Collection
Primary Classification: NATURAL SCIENCES
Secondary Classification: Field Naturalists
Tertiary Classification: expeditions
Original Caption: The 'Stormy Petrel' (First Prize Adelaide Exhibition 1901)
Format: Photograph: Black & White; See Dimensions
Place & Date Depicted: Phillip Island, Westernport, Victoria, Australia, 1895
Creator: Archibald Campbell, 1895

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